EPPO Global Database

Allium tuberosum(ALLTU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ALLTU
  • Preferred name: Allium tuberosum
  • Authority: Sprengel


China. Cultivated as a leafy herb. Now grown in European countries and elsewhere, where it has the potential to naturalize

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Allium odoratum Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
Chinese chives English
oriental garlic English
China-Lauch German
ail civette de Chine French
ciboule de China French
ciboulette chinoise French
cebollino de la China Spanish
cebolinha-da-China Portuguese
chalotas-da-China Portuguese
nira Japanese
ニラ Japanese
kínai metélőhagyma Hungarian
jiǔ Chinese
česnek hlíznatý Czech
čínská pažitka Czech
cesnak hľuznatý Slovak